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SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN COLLEGE

Southwestern Michigan College is a small college with big opportunities. The 240-acre campus is safe, beautiful, and always busy with activities. Experience it for yourself—all while getting a high-quality education you can take anywhere.

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Free Tuition for Michigan Adults

Michigan Reconnect is a State of Michigan program offering free community college tuition to qualifying residents ages 25+. Follow the link below to see if you qualify.

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Campus Living at Its Finest

Our suite-style residence halls are some of the nicest in the state! Apply for housing now for your best chance at securing a room. 

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Upcoming Events

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August 28, 2022 - September 01, 2022

Welcome Week 2022

Start your first semester as a Roadrunner off on the right foot. Welcome Week events help you meet students and staff, engage in campus life, and find all the resources available to you.

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August 15, 2022

STEM Camp

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August 16, 2022

STEM Camp

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August 17, 2022

STEM Camp

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August 19, 2022 - August 20, 2022

Dual-Enrolled Student Orientation

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August 22, 2022 - August 26, 2022

Roadrunner Registration Week

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August 24, 2022 - August 25, 2022

Dual-Enrolled Student Orientation

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August 28, 2022 - September 01, 2022

Welcome Week 2022

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August 29, 2022 - September 02, 2022

Welcome Week 2022

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August 30, 2022 - September 03, 2022

Welcome Week 2022

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August 31, 2022 - September 04, 2022

Welcome Week 2022

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September 01, 2022 - September 05, 2022

Welcome Week 2022

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September 06, 2022

F 22 Classes Begin

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December 01, 2022

Sp 23 100% Tuition & Fees Due

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December 16, 2022

F 22 Semester Ends

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January 09, 2023

Sp 23 Classes Begin

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April 07, 2023

Good Friday

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April 28, 2023

Sp 23 Semester Ends

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April 29, 2023

Sp 23 Commencement

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June 05, 2023

Su 23 Classes Begin

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August 09, 2023

Su 23 Semester Ends

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September 05, 2023

F 23 Classes Begin

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FAST FACTS

1,800

Students

$5,430

Avg. Annual Tuition and Fees

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Ronnie Roadrunner

1964

Founded

240-Acre

Dowagiac Campus

Motto

Knowledge for All

Top 25%

College-level Course Success

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